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Prior to moving into film, Alan was noted as one of London's most talented advertising copywriters. He worked for the Collet Dickinson Pearce (CDP) ad agency in the 1960's and early 1970's, and began directing his own tvc scripts in their basement. Formed a partnership with David Puttnam as his producer (Puttnam had been a photographers' agent), ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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 1996 Evita
 1990 Renegade MTV Special (TV Movie)
 1987 Angel Heart
 1984 Birdy
 1980 Fame
 1976 No Hard Feelings (TV Movie)
 1976 Bugsy Malone
 1975 The Evacuees (TV Movie)
 1974 Our Cissy (Short)
 1974 Footsteps (Short)
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Other Works:

Music video: Directed "You Must Love Me" video by Madonna for the Evita (1996)soundtrack. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Sir Alan Parker
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Personal Quote:

I'm always afraid someone's going to tap me on the shoulder one day and say, "Back to North London". See more »

Trivia:

He was a founding member of the Directors' Guild of Great Britain and has lectured at film schools around the world. See more »

Trademark:

His films often have a dark, noirish look to them. They are often lit in very dark colors. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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